Which shrubs grow well in dry sites?

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Which shrubs grow well in dry sites?

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Deciduous shrubs that grow well in dry locations include Siberian peashrub (Caragana arborescens), American hazelnut (Corylus americana), cranberry cotoneaster (Cotoneaster apiculatus), hedge cotoneaster (Cotoneaster lucidus), beautybush (Kolkwitzia amabilis), northern bayberry (Myrica pensylvanica), eastern ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius), potentilla (Potentilla fruticosa), Nanking cherry (Prunus tomentosa), fragrant sumac (Rhus aromatica), alpine currant (Ribes alpinum), Japanese spirea (Spiraea japonica), Vanhoutte spirea (Spiraea x vanhouttei), and coralberry (Symphoricarpos orbiculatus).